Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Wi-Fi skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Wi-Fi over the 6 months to 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 137 223 235
Rank change year-on-year +86 +12 +5
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 156 66 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.33% 0.89% 0.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.48% 6.53% 4.78%
Number of salaries quoted 142 66 54
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £48,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +28.00% +59.57%
10th Percentile £37,875 £21,000 £20,375
90th Percentile £58,500 £74,375 £58,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +14.67% +36.36%

Wi-Fi is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,250 1,011 1,129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 18.66% 13.63% 15.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1,092 868 957
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.88% -3.75% +1.27%
10th Percentile £24,275 £22,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £64,125 £57,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% +5.26% +1.33%

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Wi-Fi as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Wi-Fi in Manchester

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Wi-Fi in Manchester.

Salary trend for Wi-Fi in Manchester

Wi-Fi
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wi-Fi in Manchester over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Wi-Fi in Manchester

Wi-Fi
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 20 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford - 3 £25,000 - 1
Stockport +9 2 £20,750 -5.68%
Wi-Fi
North West

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, IT jobs citing Wi-Fi also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 134 (85.90%) Cisco
2 123 (78.85%) Windows
3 118 (75.64%) Network Security
4 117 (75.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 113 (72.44%) Mentoring
6 110 (70.51%) PCI DSS
6 110 (70.51%) Microsoft
7 109 (69.87%) Penetration Testing
8 108 (69.23%) Information Security
8 108 (69.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 108 (69.23%) VMware
8 108 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
8 108 (69.23%) GDPR
9 107 (68.59%) Linux
9 107 (68.59%) Business Continuity
9 107 (68.59%) Disaster Recovery
10 106 (67.95%) Management Information System
10 106 (67.95%) Finance
10 106 (67.95%) SQL
11 105 (67.31%) CISSP
11 105 (67.31%) Legal
11 105 (67.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 105 (67.31%) Web Development
11 105 (67.31%) Threat Analysis
11 105 (67.31%) CREST Certified
11 105 (67.31%) SANS
11 105 (67.31%) Cyber Kill Chain
11 105 (67.31%) Scenario Testing
11 105 (67.31%) Due Diligence
11 105 (67.31%) Data Protection

Wi-Fi
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (5.13%) Apache
1 8 (5.13%) IIS
1 8 (5.13%) Tomcat
1 8 (5.13%) WebLogic
2 3 (1.92%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.92%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.92%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 105 (67.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (1.92%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.85%) Office 365
2 1 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 118 (75.64%) Network Security
2 28 (17.95%) Firewall
3 21 (13.46%) LAN
3 21 (13.46%) WAN
4 20 (12.82%) SSL
5 15 (9.62%) Cisco IOS
6 14 (8.97%) DNS
6 14 (8.97%) TCP/IP
7 13 (8.33%) BGP
7 13 (8.33%) Bluetooth
7 13 (8.33%) OSPF
7 13 (8.33%) VLAN
8 12 (7.69%) BIG-IP
8 12 (7.69%) DMVPN
8 12 (7.69%) HTTP
8 12 (7.69%) NX-OS
9 9 (5.77%) VoIP
10 8 (5.13%) Internet
10 8 (5.13%) SMTP
10 8 (5.13%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 5 (3.21%) CocoaPods
2 4 (2.56%) LabVIEW
3 3 (1.92%) Gradle
4 1 (0.64%) Git (software)
General
1 106 (67.95%) Finance
2 105 (67.31%) Legal
3 4 (2.56%) Electronics
3 4 (2.56%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.56%) Marketing
4 1 (0.64%) Advertising
4 1 (0.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 108 (69.23%) Analyst
1 108 (69.23%) Security Analyst
2 107 (68.59%) IT Analyst
2 107 (68.59%) IT Security Analyst
3 105 (67.31%) Senior Analyst
3 105 (67.31%) Senior IT Security Analyst
3 105 (67.31%) Senior Security Analyst
4 20 (12.82%) Network Engineer
5 10 (6.41%) Cisco Engineer
5 10 (6.41%) Developer
6 9 (5.77%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 9 (5.77%) Senior Network Engineer
7 5 (3.21%) Android Developer
7 5 (3.21%) iOS Developer
7 5 (3.21%) Network Security Engineer
7 5 (3.21%) Security Engineer
8 4 (2.56%) Cisco Security Engineer
8 4 (2.56%) Lead Developer
8 4 (2.56%) Senior Electronics Engineer
8 4 (2.56%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.69%) JSON
1 12 (7.69%) XML
2 7 (4.49%) Dagger
2 7 (4.49%) RxJava
3 6 (3.85%) RESTful
4 5 (3.21%) Cocoa
4 5 (3.21%) Cocoa Touch
4 5 (3.21%) Core Animation
4 5 (3.21%) Core Data
4 5 (3.21%) ReactiveCocoa
4 5 (3.21%) RxSwift
5 4 (2.56%) Retrofit
6 2 (1.28%) CarPlay
7 1 (0.64%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 106 (67.95%) Management Information System
2 105 (67.31%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 12 (7.69%) Data Centre
4 6 (3.85%) User Experience
5 5 (3.21%) Animation
6 4 (2.56%) Security Operations Centre
7 3 (1.92%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.28%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (1.28%) Replication
9 1 (0.64%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.64%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 123 (78.85%) Windows
2 107 (68.59%) Linux
3 10 (6.41%) Android
4 8 (5.13%) Unix
5 6 (3.85%) Windows Server
5 6 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (3.21%) Apple iOS
7 4 (2.56%) Windows 10
8 3 (1.92%) watchOS
9 1 (0.64%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (75.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 113 (72.44%) Mentoring
3 109 (69.87%) Penetration Testing
4 108 (69.23%) Information Security
5 107 (68.59%) Business Continuity
5 107 (68.59%) Disaster Recovery
6 105 (67.31%) Data Protection
6 105 (67.31%) Due Diligence
6 105 (67.31%) Risk Analysis
6 105 (67.31%) Scenario Testing
6 105 (67.31%) SIEM
6 105 (67.31%) Threat Analysis
6 105 (67.31%) Web Development
7 64 (41.03%) IT Strategy
8 18 (11.54%) Configuration Management
8 18 (11.54%) Load Balancing
9 12 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (7.69%) Computer Science
9 12 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (7.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 106 (67.95%) SQL
2 5 (3.21%) Apple Swift
2 5 (3.21%) Objective-C
3 4 (2.56%) C
3 4 (2.56%) VB
4 1 (0.64%) Perl
4 1 (0.64%) PHP
4 1 (0.64%) Python
Qualifications
1 105 (67.31%) CISSP
1 105 (67.31%) CREST Certified
1 105 (67.31%) SANS
2 20 (12.82%) Degree
3 16 (10.26%) CCNA
3 16 (10.26%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (6.41%) CCNP
6 8 (5.13%) CCIE
7 1 (0.64%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.64%) MCSA
7 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.64%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 110 (70.51%) PCI DSS
2 108 (69.23%) GDPR
2 108 (69.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 8 (5.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (3.85%) QA
6 2 (1.28%) COBIT
6 2 (1.28%) SLA
System Software
1 108 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (5.13%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.56%) Firmware
3 4 (2.56%) ProxySG
4 3 (1.92%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (5.13%) FortiGate
2 4 (2.56%) SCCM
3 3 (1.92%) DameWare
4 1 (0.64%) Cacti
4 1 (0.64%) Nagios
4 1 (0.64%) OpenNMS
4 1 (0.64%) Puppet
4 1 (0.64%) RANCID
4 1 (0.64%) SCOM
4 1 (0.64%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 134 (85.90%) Cisco
2 110 (70.51%) Microsoft
3 108 (69.23%) VMware
4 13 (8.33%) Meraki
5 12 (7.69%) F5
6 11 (7.05%) CheckPoint
7 7 (4.49%) Apple
8 6 (3.85%) Citrix
8 6 (3.85%) Fortinet
9 5 (3.21%) Forcepoint
9 5 (3.21%) Juniper
10 4 (2.56%) Blue Coat
11 3 (1.92%) Dell
11 3 (1.92%) HP
12 2 (1.28%) Aruba
12 2 (1.28%) Remedy
13 1 (0.64%) Foundry
13 1 (0.64%) Splunk
13 1 (0.64%) Veeam
13 1 (0.64%) ZyXEL